Champion 238


press nickname: Champ

year built: 1970?

machine number: 378

largest printable sheet: 26.2” x 38.1”

impressions per hour: 5000

hometown: Zurich, Switzerland

distinguishing characteristics to this particular press: 2-color offset press. Ink train has 18 rollers, which makes for very good ink to plate and helps control water.

a few words from the printer who uses it: Champ is a good press. Once it gets running it will run consistently. Fitting in between the units is a bit of a challenge. It’s fun running the larger sheets.

why we love this particular press: Great color. Great potential for offering other types of printing.